Sea City: Behind the scenes at the Port of Southampton

January 9, 2013

"A team from BBC South has been given unique access to the Port of Southampton - and the cargo and cruise ships that visit.  One million passengers and 40 million tonnes of cargo are the lifeblood of one of the UK's largest ports.

"Filmed during the summer of 2012, the BBC film team were granted permission by ABP Southampton to show how the port is battling hard - in tough economic times - to help keep Britain afloat." - BBC South.

Episode 1, which covers P&O's gathering of its entire fleet in one of the port's biggest events of last year, airs this Friday, 11 January on BBC South. 

For more information, please visit the BBC South website by clicking here.